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John Rich

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Country music designer who’s one-half from the duo Big & Affluent, the group that released the strike “Lost with this Second.” He was area of the nation group Lonestar, but was terminated in 1998. He had written the music “Raisin’ McCain” to market John McCain within the 2008 presidential election. He wedded Joan Bush on Dec 6, 2008 plus they possess two sons called Money and Colt. His partner in Big & Affluent is definitely William Alphin, also called Big Kenny.

Quick Facts


Full Name John Rich
Date Of Birth January 7, 1974
Died January 29, 2012, Los Angeles, California, United States
Place Of Birth Amarillo, TX
Height 1.77 m
Profession Country Singer
Nationality American
Spouse Joan Rich
Children Cash Rich, Colt Rich
Parents Judy Overton, Jim Rich
Nominations Grammy Award for Best Country Song, Country Music Association Award for Song of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Vocal Event of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Song of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Single Record of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Album of the Year
Movies Easy Come, Easy Go, Boeing Boeing, Roustabout, The New Interns, Wives and Lovers, Clarence Darrow, Moscow Bureau
TV Shows The Next: Fame Is at Your Doorstep, The Apprentice, Gone Country, Nashville Star
Star Sign Capricorn

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#Fact
1 His second wife, Andrea, was an Executive Vice Chancellor at UCLA for many years. She was also the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art from 1995-2005.
2 Had two sons, Anthony Rich, a television director and Robert with his second wife, Andrea.
3 Member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences [Directors Branch].
4 He was an Army Air Force navigator during World War II.
5 He returned to the University of Michigan after the war, where he received a bachelor's degree and master's degree in English. As a senior he had a part-time job as a DJ on a small local radio station.
6 In New York he worked on the NBC radio program "Wanted", before beginning his TV career in 1950 as a stage manager on NBC shows such as Kraft Theatre (1947) and The Jack Carson Show (1954).
7 Best known as the Emmy Award-winning director of All in the Family (1971) and The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961).
8 When he worked on The Brady Bunch (1969), he was reunited with fellow University of Michigan graduate Ann B. Davis (Alice).


Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Brady Bunch 1969 TV Series 7 episodes
Gomer Pyle: USMC 1967-1969 TV Series 26 episodes
Gunsmoke 1957-1969 TV Series 14 episodes
Hogan's Heroes 1968 TV Series 2 episodes
Bonanza 1960-1968 TV Series 4 episodes
Good Morning, World 1967 TV Series 2 episodes
Hey, Landlord 1967 TV Series 1 episode
Easy Come, Easy Go 1967
Run for Your Life 1967 TV Series 1 episode
McNab's Lab 1966 TV Movie
T.H.E. Cat 1966 TV Series 1 episode
Summer Fun 1966 TV Series 1 episode
The Dick Van Dyke Show 1961-1966 TV Series 41 episodes
I Spy 1966 TV Series 1 episode
Boeing, Boeing 1965
Hank 1965 TV Series 1 episode
Gilligan's Island 1964 TV Series 4 episodes
Roustabout 1964
The New Interns 1964
The Twilight Zone 1960-1963 TV Series 2 episodes
Wives and Lovers 1963
McKeever & the Colonel 1962 TV Series
The Law and Mr. Jones 1962 TV Series 2 episodes
King of Diamonds 1961 TV Series 4 episodes
The Joey Bishop Show 1961 TV Series 1 episode
General Electric Theater 1959-1961 TV Series 4 episodes
Mister Ed 1961 TV Series 1 episode
The Aquanauts 1961 TV Series 3 episodes
The Americans 1961 TV Series 1 episode
Outlaws 1960 TV Series 1 episode
The Detectives 1960 TV Series 2 episodes
The Rifleman 1960 TV Series 2 episodes
New Comedy Showcase 1960 TV Series 1 episode
Markham 1959-1960 TV Series 3 episodes
Hotel de Paree 1960 TV Series 1 episode
Law of the Plainsman 1960 TV Series 1 episode
Bat Masterson 1958-1960 TV Series 6 episodes
Riverboat 1959 TV Series 2 episodes
The Rough Riders 1958-1959 TV Series 4 episodes
Bold Venture 1959 TV Series 4 episodes
Richard Diamond, Private Detective 1958 TV Series 3 episodes
Conflict 1957 TV Series 2 episodes
Hey, Jeannie! 1956 TV Series 1 episode
The Gale Storm Show: Oh! Susanna 1956 TV Series 2 episodes
Screen Directors Playhouse 1956 TV Series 1 episode
Our Miss Brooks 1955-1956 TV Series 27 episodes
Dateline: Disneyland 1955 TV Special documentary
Where's Raymond? 1954-1955 TV Series 30 episodes
I Married Joan 1953-1954 TV Series 8 episodes
Colonel Humphrey Flack 1953 TV Series
Big Town 1951 TV Series 1 episode
Payne 1999 TV Series 2 episodes
Something So Right 1996-1997 TV Series 3 episodes
Mr. Rhodes 1996-1997 TV Series 2 episodes
Pistol Pete 1996 TV Movie
Hudson Street 1995 TV Series 2 episodes
If Not for You 1995 TV Series 5 episodes
Murphy Brown 1994 TV Series 1 episode
The Second Half 1993-1994 TV Series 8 episodes
The Good Life 1994 TV Series 1 episode
Walter & Emily 1991-1992 TV Series 13 episodes
The Man in the Family 1991 TV Series 7 episodes
Baby Talk 1991 TV Series 1 episode
Dear John 1989 TV Series 5 episodes
Nearly Departed 1989 TV Series 6 episodes
Comedy Factory 1986 TV Series 2 episodes
Mr. Sunshine 1986 TV Series 11 episodes
Condo 1983 TV Series 13 episodes
Amanda's 1983 TV Series 1 episode
Newhart 1982 TV Series 1 episode
Benson 1980-1982 TV Series 43 episodes
Dorothy 1979 TV Series 4 episodes
Billy 1979 TV Series
The Phantom of the Open Hearth 1978 TV Movie
Mother, Juggs & Speed 1978 TV Short
Charo and the Sergeant 1976 TV Movie
On the Rocks 1975-1976 TV Series 21 episodes
Grandpa Max 1975 TV Movie
Barney Miller 1975 TV Series 1 episode
All in the Family 1971-1974 TV Series 81 episodes
Clarence Darrow 1974 TV Movie
Good Times 1974 TV Series 1 episode
The New Dick Van Dyke Show 1971 TV Series 2 episodes
That Girl 1968-1971 TV Series 19 episodes
Make Room for Granddaddy 1971 TV Series 2 episodes
My World and Welcome to It 1969-1970 TV Series 8 episodes

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Young MacGyver 2003 TV Movie executive producer
MacGyver: Trail to Doomsday 1994 TV Movie executive producer
MacGyver: Lost Treasure of Atlantis 1994 TV Movie executive producer
MacGyver 1985-1992 TV Series executive producer - 139 episodes
Walter & Emily 1991-1992 TV Series executive producer - 7 episodes
Nearly Departed 1989 TV Series consulting producer - 2 episodes
Mr. Sunshine 1986 TV Series executive producer - 11 episodes
Condo TV Series producer - 6 episodes, 1983 executive producer - 1 episode, 1983
Benson 1980-1982 TV Series executive producer - 44 episodes
Billy 1979 TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
Charo and the Sergeant 1976 TV Movie producer
On the Rocks 1975 TV Series producer
Grandpa Max 1975 TV Movie producer
All in the Family TV Series producer - 46 episodes, 1972 - 1974 associate producer - 2 episodes, 1973
New Comedy Showcase 1960 TV Series producer - 1 episode

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Maude 1972-1973 TV Series production consultant - 3 episodes

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
General Electric Theater TV Series teleplay - 1 episode, 1960 story and screenplay - 1 episode, 1958

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards 2012 TV Special in memory of

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
TV Land Moguls 2009 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
TV Land's Top Ten 2006 TV Series documentary Himself
Intimate Portrait 2003 TV Series documentary Himself - Interviewee
Inside TV Land: 40 Greatest Theme Songs 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself
Who Is Alan Smithee? 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself (uncredited)
Inside TV Land: The Dick Van Dyke Show 2000 TV Special documentary Himself
E! True Hollywood Story 1999 TV Series documentary Himself
Omnibus 1997 TV Series documentary

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2003 DGA Honorary Life Member Award Directors Guild of America, USA
1993 Robert B. Aldrich Achievement Award Directors Guild of America, USA
1973 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Comedy Series All in the Family (1971) · Norman Lear (executive producer)
1972 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy All in the Family (1971)
1972 DGA Award Directors Guild of America, USA Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series' All in the Family (1971) · Bob LaHendro (associate director plaque)
· Harry Rogue (stage manager plaque)
1972 DGA Award Directors Guild of America, USA Most Outstanding Television Director
1963 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1974 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Comedy Series All in the Family (1971) · Norman Lear (executive producer)
1973 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy All in the Family (1971) · Bob LaHendro
1973 DGA Award Directors Guild of America, USA Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series' All in the Family (1971)
1971 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy All in the Family (1971)
1962 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961)


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